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Magical gem: Osiris with cynocephalus (A) voces (B)
CBd-Number:
CBd-2084
ID-Number:
DE-Berlin-Aeg_9799
Collection:
DE_Berlin, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum
Inventory:
9799
References:
Philipp, Mira et Magica, no. 111; Michel, DMG, no. 39.1.a_8
Former Collections:
Stosch, Philipp von, Collection
Material:
jasper, green and red
Dimensions:
17.5 x 14 x 3 mm
Dating:
2nd c. AD (H. Philipp)
Iconography:
animal: cynocephalus; Osiris; flails (2); crown, atef; clothing: bandage; star; solar disk?; moon, crescent; gesture, ithyphallic; gesture, greeting; whips (2)
Divine Names & Voces:
Ἰάω; Σαβαώθ; Ἀβρασάξ, variants
A: On the left, the mummy of Osiris wearing the atef-crown with ram's horns and uraei, holding flails in both hands. On the right, an ithyphallic baboon, standing to left, with both paws raised in greeting, head crowned with the full moon or the solar disk. Above, between the two figures, a lying crescent and an eight-pointed star.
B: Inscription in three lines: ιαωσ|αβαωθ|αβασαζ → Ἰάω, Σαβαώθ, αβασαζ (variant of Ἀβρασάξ).

Bibliography
Philipp, Mira et Magica on CBd-2084
Michel, DMG, 39.1.a_8.

Images
Cast of CBd-2084 obverse  in the Gem Impressions Collection of Cornell University Library
Last modified: 2017-02-09 18:30:42
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CBd-2084. The Campbell Bonner Magical Gems Database (2010-), developed at the Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest, editor-in-chief: Á. M. Nagy. Retrieved from: cbd.mfab.hu/cbd/2084 on 04-10-2022.

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Notes from Philipp, Mira et Magica

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Notes from Philipp, Mira et Magica

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Notes from Philipp, Mira et Magica

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Notes Cast preserved in the Gem Impressions Collection of Cornell University Library

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